Author: Alan Wolfelt, Ph.D

17 03, 2020

Helping Teenagers Cope with Grief

By |2020-04-21T15:13:13-07:00March 17th, 2020|Grief Management|

Teenagers Mourn Too Each year thousands of teenagers experience the death of someone they love. When a parent, sibling, friend or relative dies, teens feel the overwhelming loss of a someone who helped shape their fragile self-identities. And these feelings about the death become a [...]

17 03, 2020

Helping Children with Funerals

By |2020-04-21T15:52:36-07:00March 17th, 2020|Grief Management|

The Adult as Role Model and Helper A child you care about is grieving. If you, too, loved the person who died, you are now faced with the difficult but critical task of helping both yourself and the child heal. Throughout the coming months you [...]

17 03, 2020

Helping Children Cope With Grief

By |2020-04-21T15:53:09-07:00March 17th, 2020|Grief Management|

When Someone Loved Dies Adults grieve. So do children. As an adult or child, experiencing grief means to "feel," not just to "understand." Anyone old enough to love is old enough to grieve. Even before children are able to talk, they grieve when someone loved [...]

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